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Landslide in Bukit Beruntung, 2,000 ordered to evacuate

Monday, 20 October 2014.

BUKIT BERUNTUNG: Some 2,000 residents of Teratai Apartment, Taman Bunga Raya here were ordered to evacuate after a landslide occured near their home at 11am.

Deepavali a good time to strengthen relationship with family, friends: Subramaniam

Monday, 20 October 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam hopes the arrival of Deepavali will bring about good fortune, health and wealth to the people, especially the Indian community.

Najib foresees Jokowi strengthening Malaysia-Indonesia ties

Monday, 20 October 2014.

JAKARTA: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today he is convinced the Indonesian administration helmed by the new president Joko Widodo would strengthen the ties between neighbours Malaysia and Indonesia.

Gerakan suspends Tan Lai Soon over ‘pendatang’ remarks

By HANA NAZ HARUN - Monday, 20 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Gerakan has suspended Johor delegate Tan Lai Soon over his remark that suggested that Malays, Indians and Chinese were ‘pendatang’ (immigrant).

Maths and science in English ensure mastery of the language & the subjects: Tun M

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Monday, 20 October 2014.

BANGI: Teaching mathematics and science in English will ensure mastery of the language and the subjects, as well as help gain wider knowledge in the related fields of studies.

90pc govt services available online next year: MAMPU

Monday, 20 October 2014.

PUTRAJAYA: Government services made online are expected to reach 90 percent next year from more than 60 per cent up to last year, said Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU) Head of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Advisory, Wan Mohd Rosdi Wan Dolah.

Security beefed up for SPM papers

By AZURA ABAS AND KOI KYE LEE - Monday, 20 October 2014.

PUTRAJAYA : Security has been tightened to ensure that the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) examination papers are safe from leakages.

Oil rig workers died from 35m fall

By Zarina Abdullah and Shamsuddin Husin - Monday, 20 October 2014.

KEMAMAN: Two oil rig workers died on the spot when the fell from a height of 35m while working at their oil drilling ship about 152 nautical miles from Kerteh beach. 

Rain no hindrance to Deepavali shoppers

Monday, 20 October 2014.

KUALA LUMPUR: Rain has not dampened the spirit of Hindus busy preparing to celebrate Deepavali on Wednesday.

Najib to raise IS, Ebola threats in discussions with US, Australia

Monday, 20 October 2014.

JAKARTA: Various pressing global issues including the spread of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and the threat posed by the Islamic State (IS) militant group (IS) are expected to be the main topics of discussion in the meetings between Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak with United States Secretary of